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22 Jun 2018 | 4:38 pm

10 Walking Dead Stars Who Are Legitimately Tough (And 10 Who ... - Screen Rant


Screen Rant

10 Walking Dead Stars Who Are Legitimately Tough (And 10 Who ...
Screen Rant
With the eighth season of The Walking Day officially wrapped, the zombie show is preparing to undergo some potentially big changes moving forward. With stars ...

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7 Jun 2018 | 4:33 pm

SIFF 2018: Some Short Reviews, part one - The SunBreak


The SunBreak

SIFF 2018: Some Short Reviews, part one
The SunBreak
Why do so many narratives about sex trafficking turn out to be based on bullshit? Somaly Mam and Chong Kim were two of the most prominent activists in the rescue industry and they were exposed as frauds, liars, and shameless grifters. These things ...

26 May 2018 | 6:30 pm

'We feel like we can help the girls more than ever': Nonprofit growing fundraising efforts on behalf of trafficking ... - Laramie Boomerang


Laramie Boomerang

'We feel like we can help the girls more than ever': Nonprofit growing fundraising efforts on behalf of trafficking ...
Laramie Boomerang
She couldn't get the girl out of her head, so she wrote a letter to the Cambodian woman at the center of the article, named Somaly Mam, who was rescuing the girls. Williams never expected a reply, but her letter sparked a friendship with Somaly and the ...

14 Apr 2018 | 6:08 am

Feminist Dorm Rooms Are Set to Transform Cambodia - OZY


OZY

Feminist Dorm Rooms Are Set to Transform Cambodia
OZY
There's even a “hall of inspirational female leaders,” where the dorm residents practice yoga under the watchful eyes of Marie Curie, Mother Teresa and controversial Cambodian anti-sex-trafficking crusader Somaly Mam, who has faced allegations that she ...

6 Apr 2018 | 5:12 am

'It's not about one woman': A young Australian's fight to end sex trafficking - ABC Online


'It's not about one woman': A young Australian's fight to end sex trafficking
ABC Online
Ms Lorenzo was visiting Cambodia when she picked up The Road of Lost Innocence, the memoir of international human rights activist Somaly Mam. She couldn't put it down. In the book, Mam tells her story of being sold into sexual slavery, and her work to ...

29 Nov 2017 | 4:03 am

Whatever happened to… Somaly Mam? - Southeast Asia Globe


Southeast Asia Globe

Whatever happened to… Somaly Mam?
Southeast Asia Globe
By the time she started granting interviews, the Somaly Mam Foundation (SMF) – which acted as the fundraising arm for Agir Pour Les Femmes En Situation Precaire (AFESIP), the Cambodian organisation Mam and her then-husband established in 1996 ...

24 Apr 2017 | 6:25 am

Disgraced Activist Somaly Mam to Launch New Organization After Resigning - Newsweek


Newsweek

Disgraced Activist Somaly Mam to Launch New Organization After Resigning
Newsweek
NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Disgraced Cambodian anti-sex trafficking activist Somaly Mam, who was forced to resign from her own foundation seven months ago amid reports her dramatic life story was fabricated, has unveiled plans to ...
Somaly Mam Foundation 2.0The Phnom Penh Post

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24 Dec 2014 | 1:01 pm

'Victims Can Lie as Much as Other People' - The Atlantic


The Atlantic

'Victims Can Lie as Much as Other People'
The Atlantic
Now Margaret Sullivan, the public editor of The New York Times, is calling on Kristof to “give readers a full explanation” of his reporting on Somaly Mam, the celebrated Cambodian anti-sex-trafficking activist who, according to a recent Newsweek expose ...

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6 Jun 2014 | 7:38 am

Activist Somaly Mam quits foundation amid claims she faked personal story - The Guardian


The Guardian

Activist Somaly Mam quits foundation amid claims she faked personal story
The Guardian
After publishing her book, Mam launched the Somaly Mam Foundation. Her crusade against sex trafficking, and her charismatic personality, won her an audience of international donors who helped raise millions for the foundation, among them some star ...
Sex slavery activist Somaly Mam quits foundation after book probeLos Angeles Times
NYT's Nicholas Kristof should drop everything, audit his Cambodia workWashington Post
Nicholas Kristof Should Give Readers a Full Explanation About Somaly MamNew York Times (blog)
NEWS.com.au -Huffington Post -Asian Correspondent
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30 May 2014 | 12:37 pm

Somaly Mam: The Holy Saint (and Sinner) of Sex Trafficking - Newsweek


Newsweek

Somaly Mam: The Holy Saint (and Sinner) of Sex Trafficking
Newsweek
They all come to meet with AFESIP's president and co-founder, Somaly Mam, and support her courageous work fighting sex traffickers. Mam is one of the world's most compelling activists, brave and beautiful, and her list of supporters is long and formidable.

21 May 2014 | 4:49 am

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